Favours obtained through Saint Josemaria's intercession
G. Q., Costa Rica
January 14, 2015Thanks to St. Josemaria’s intercession I managed to complete my Masters degree and was awarded a Distinction. I hope for his miraculous intercession for the other favors I am begging of him.
A. M., Portugal
January 7, 2015In March 2014 I was diagnosed with a tumor on the right kidney and although it was controlled it was nearly 7 cm and they told me I would have to have the kidney removed. I always pray to St Josemaria every day, but at that point I prayed with great faith that everything would be all right and the tumor would not be cancerous. I had the operation at the beginning of May. When I heard the results of the analysis I could hardly believe it: it was a benign tumor. The doctors told me that it was a very uncommon case. I am eternally grateful to St Josemaria.
Pain in my knee
January 5, 2015I prayed with great love and faith to St Josemaria to cure me of the pain in my knee, because I couldn’t walk. Thanks to God and St Josemaria, I am now fine.
M. F., Colombia
January 5, 2015Saint Josemaria, thank you for the many favors you grant me every day but today especially for making my passport arrive from the embassy on time for me to go on an important journey. I know that you are a marvellous saint.
My son’s job
M. L., France
December 29, 2014My son could not support his family with the gunsmith’s business he was managing. He closed it down and found a temporary job in a firm that he liked a lot because of the friendly atmosphere and good work ethic. I did several novenas to pester St. Josemaria and our Lord, and in the end they offered him a new post that is to be created especially for him and which matches his skills. I immediately booked a Mass of Thanksgiving and now I am doing more novenas for other young people I know who are unemployed.
I work in a financial institution
L. Y. F., Cameroon
December 29, 2014I worked for many years in firms that paid me very little. I resigned from my last job because of the way they treated me – a boss tried to get me to handle money dishonestly. I suffered a lot until a friend offered me a job at the end of a novena I made to the Divine Mercy. I prayed the novena to Saint Josemaria to entrust this new job to him. After one week someone in my family called me with another job in a financial institution: it was exactly the job I had always dreamed of. I am really happy, and my colleagues value me. May the name of Jesus Christ be forever blessed! Thank you, Jesus! Thank you, Saint Josemaria!
December 23, 2014I have been praying through St Josemaria’s intercession since 2005 and from this summer, when I lost my job, I intensified my prayers. I have had several interviews – something that had not happened for a long time, although I was constantly looking for a job. For the past month I’ve been working at a temporary job in my sector, but the person I’m replacing is due back in a few weeks. I have the verbal promise of another job after that, and although it is not in my speciality and will not be a fixed contract, it is just next to where I live, so it will be the first time I’ve not had to travel over 100 kilometers from home! I am sure that St Josemaria will help me to find something in my own sector after that. I trust him completely. I would also like to say that I was baptized on Sunday November 23. St Josemaria and Don Alvaro have always helped me. A million thanks to these two saints.
A healthy little girl
M. P. P. V., Spain
December 22, 2014Thanks to St. Josemaria we have had a healthy little girl. They told us we would have problems because the oxygen was not getting to the placenta. I prayed through St. Josemaria’s intercession and promised to go to Torreciudad and our little girl is quite healthy.
Jobs for three people
L. G. C, Spain
December 1, 2014Two years ago my husband was dismissed by the firm he had worked in for 27 years. We have been fighting for his rights but so far with no success. Some months later, my son also lost his job. The situation was very difficult because, as well as this, my son-in-law had been unemployed for 5 years. Two weeks ago my son got a job in a company and a week later the same company had another job vacancy. My son spoke to his boss about the possibility of taking on his father and they gave him the preliminary medical check before hiring him. The only problem was that he needed a certain form from his old firm, who refused to give it to him. We tried by other channels, but still with no result. Without that form, my husband couldn’t get the job! I was on the point of collapse, because he is 58 and this could well be the only chance he would get. Then I turned to the prayer-card of Saint Josemaria Escriva, praying with total faith that we could please obtain that form. The deadline was approaching and I could see we weren’t going to make it… I prayed the prayer-card intensely, and within ten minutes my son called to say they’d got the form. Straight after that, my son-in-law also found a job. So I will never stop thanking God and Saint Josemaria for his help at that time.
It came into my hands by chance
November 25, 2014During the days of Don Alvaro del Portillo’s beatification, there came into my hands, quite by chance, a prayer-card of Saint Josemaria. It had been given to a friend in the hotel where we both worked. At that point I wanted, with all my heart, to change my job and I had been looking for a job for a long time. When I got the prayer-card I started reading it and found myself totally absorbed in it. I prayed that I would be accepted for a job I had been interviewed for shortly before. A week later I got a call offering me the job contract. I am sure it is a miracle by St Josemaria, and as a result I am saying his prayer every day.
A better work opportunity
P. A. A., Brazil
November 25, 2014I prayed through St Josemaria’s intercession for an improvement in my job and by a lottery process I obtained the perfect timetable. I give thanks to God and to the Founder of Opus Dei.
November 20, 2014I am grateful for St Josemaria Escriva’s intercession in helping my Mom to recover from a stroke and subsequent convulsions. Thank you!
Novena to St Josemaria
November 18, 2014I wrote a job test that I was really interested in with my cousin. Seven months passed and we weren't called. I did a nine day novena to St. Josemaria which ended on a Saturday. The following Monday my cousin was called up. I promised I will tell my story when my prayers were answered and I believe this is not yet the end of my story.
I passed with a high score
November 17, 2014Thank you to St Josemaria Escrivá. I passed my practical driving test. The first test I failed and I was depressed. I prayed to St Josemaria Escrivá and I passed with a high score! Thank you, St Josemaria.
In the third month of pregnancy
November 10, 2014My daughter Maria Jose is now eight months old. I found I was pregnant on June 26, 2013, the feast of St Josemaria, and prayed for my baby through his intercession from that moment on. In the third month of the pregnancy I started haemorrhaging. My health was delicate and I prayed the prayer to St Josemaria for the baby to be born healthy. I thank God every day for my daughter’s life, and St Josemaria Escriva for his intercession.
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